Birth event—analgesia administered indicator

Metadata item type:Data Element Concept
METeOR identifier:495376
Registration status:Health, Superseded 12/12/2018
ACT Health, Final 14/08/2018
Definition:An indicator of whether analgesia was administered to the woman during a birth event.
Context:Perinatal statistics

Object Class attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Object class:Birth event
Definition:The sequence of actions by which a baby and the afterbirth (placenta) are expelled or extracted from the uterus at childbirth. The process usually starts spontaneously about 280 days after conception with onset of labour, but it may be started by artificial means.
Specialisation of:Life event

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
Origin:University of Oxford 2002. Concise Colour Medical Dictionary 3rd ed. UK: Oxford University Press

Property attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Property:Analgesia administered indicator
Definition:An indicator of whether analgesia was administered to an individual.
Property group:Service provision event

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:National Perinatal Data Development Committee

Data element concept attributes

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:National Perinatal Data Development Committee

Relational attributes

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Has been superseded by Birth event—analgesia administered indicator Health, Standard 12/12/2018

Data Elements implementing this Data Element Concept:

Birth event—analgesia administered indicator, yes/no code N Health, Superseded 12/12/2018
ACT Health, Final 14/08/2018